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    Wednesday, October 18, 2017
    Thinking of going back to school? Saint Mary’s University of Minnesota would like you to join us for an information session! Whether you want to finish your bachelor’s degree or earn your master’s, Saint Mary’s offers convenient class times that fit your needs as a working adult. Want to learn more? Join us for a slice at Pasquale’s November 9 from 5-7 p.m. Sign up today at smumn.edu/infosession
    Categories: Education
    Wednesday, October 18, 2017
    Support RCTC Foundation’s Beat the Odds Scholarships  Do your holiday shopping early and support RCTC students at the same time! This Saturday, October 21, from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm, the RCTC Foundation is holding a Book Fair at Barnes & Noble in Apache Mall. Proceeds from the event will be used to help provide Beat the Odds scholarships for students who have overcome adversity and are pursuing ...read more
    Categories: Community
    Wednesday, October 18, 2017
    CELEBRATING OUR NEWLY REMODELED ASSOCIATED BANK LOCATION We’re in your neighborhood and are proud to welcome you to our bright and warm banking environment. Ribbon Cutting – 9:30 a.m. 101 1st Ave SW, Ste 10 Rochester, MN 55902 – Subway Level Marriott 27th, October 2017 Open House - 9:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. Whether you are an old friend or new, we hope you’ll join in the celebration.
    Categories: Press Release
    Monday, October 16, 2017
    TREASURE ISLAND ASSISTS WITH HURRICANE HARVEY RELIEFSeptember 6, 2017 Red Wing, MN (September 6, 2017) The aftermath of Hurricane Harvey has and will continue to displace thousands of people in the 32 declared disaster counties in Texas due to catastrophic flooding. Tens of thousands of those are living in shelters and other temporary housing where basic needs are urgently being met. Many of ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release, Human Interest
    Monday, October 16, 2017
    Celebrate the end of the year with an evening as only a secret agent can, with our Casino Royale!6:00 - 8:00pm - Dinner A classic steakhouse dinner featuring a 4-course meal, unlimited champagne, and more surprises. Reserve Wine pairings available. $60 all-inclusive ticket includes dinner, champagne, taxes, and gratuity.Bleu Duck will be closed for regular dinner service on NYE. You can buy ...read more
    Monday, October 09, 2017
    Zumbro Valley Medical Society is partnering with the Minnesota Medical Association to host two gubernatorial candidate forums on the topic of health care in Minnesota.  DFL gubernatorial candidates will gather on Tuesday, Oct. 17, from 7 to 8:30 pm in the Heintz Center Commons of RCTC. Confirmed candidates include State Rep. Tina Liebling, State Rep. Erin Murphy, State Auditor Rebecca Ott, State ...read more
    Categories: Press Release, Political, Community
    Monday, October 09, 2017
    Chuck & Don’s, the destination pet supplies store with excellent customer service and a wide selection of products, has announced the opening of its newest location in Rochester, Minn. at 1117 6th Street NW. The new location will open this fall in the Barlow Plaza Shopping Center.   Chuck & Don’s currently operates 10 locations in Colorado, 27 stores in Minnesota and one location in ...read more
    Categories: Press Release
    Friday, October 06, 2017
    Following a distinguished career of 30 years with the company, Chief Executive Officer Bob Hoertsch announced that he will be retiring at the end of this year. Bob began his career with LVC in 1987, was named president in 2008, served as president and CEO since 2013, and most recently in January of 2017 assumed his current role as CEO. When Bob joined LVC, the company was a fire alarm ...read more
    Categories: General News Article, Press Release, Community
    Wednesday, October 04, 2017
    Senior Care Organization and Digital Marketers Team Up for New Website October 4, 2017 - Rochester, MN - A local senior care organization launched its newly-designed website with the help of Corporate Web Services. Visitors will now be able to easily access the non-medical resources needed to find or provide care for the elderly. In a constantly expanding community, seniors along with their ...read more
    Categories: Community, Human Interest, Press Release
    Wednesday, October 04, 2017
    Kasson-Mantorville High School Unveils New Arena Kasson, Minnesota • 10.03.17 — With Homecoming this week, it couldn’t be a better time for Kasson-Mantorville High School time to unveil their newly completed high school gym to the community. A gym to be known as Home Federal Arena for years to come. On Friday, October 6th, at 12:45pm before the start of the varsity K-M volleyball ...read more
    Categories: Education
    Wednesday, October 04, 2017
    RCTC TO HOST ARCHAEOLOGICAL ETHICS SPEAKER/DISCUSSION(Rochester, MN) Rochester Community and Technical College is pleased to welcome Dr. Patty Gerstenblith who will present: “Saving the Past for the Future: Legal and Ethical Issues” on Thursday, October 5 from 12 noon – 1:00 pm in Coffman 206/208.The current looting and destruction of archaeological sites in the Middle East as part of ongoing ...read more
    Categories: Education
    Tuesday, October 03, 2017
    Smith Schafer & Associates, Ltd., is proud to announce the promotion of Greg Epsom, CPA to Principal effective October 1, 2017. Greg joined the firm in 2015 and is a member of the Rochester Tax Department. He provides tax consultation, planning and compliance for individual and business clients. Greg has a Bachelor of Science in Accountancy and a Master of Science in Accountancy with a ...read more
    Categories: Community, Chamber, General News Article, Press Release
    Tuesday, October 03, 2017
    RCTC MUSIC INSTRUCTOR TO CONDUCT CONCERT IN GERMANY  (Rochester, MN)— As part of the 500th anniversary of the Protestant Reformation, Rochester Community and Technical College’s Interim Choir and Band Instructor/Conductor, Dr. David Kassler, will be traveling to Wittenberg, Germany, to conduct a special concert with the Rochester Good Shepherd Lutheran Church Choir.  Kassler and the Good Shepherd ...read more
    Monday, October 02, 2017
    Inspec Opens New Office in RochesterInspec, Inc. has opened a branch office in Rochester to better serve their existing client base in southern Minnesota. Michael Remington, P.E., a civil engineer and President of Inspec, is leading the new office in Rochester, his hometown. Inspec has been providing engineering/architectural services for the building enclosure and pavements including assessments, ...read more
    Categories: Press Release
    Sunday, October 01, 2017
    Official Love is excited to announce a $1000 donation from Thrivent Financial – Rochester Group. The Rochester Group has also provided some consulting and support for ongoing fundraising and sustainability. The funds will support Official Love’s mission, vision, and values. Our Board of Directors, members, volunteers, partners, and sponsors all greatly appreciate Thrivent Financial’s generosity ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release, Chamber, General News Article
    Thursday, September 28, 2017
    RCTC Foundation Elects New Officers and Directors  The Rochester Community and Technical College Foundation is proud to announce the recently elected new officers and members to the board of directors.  Todd Severson assumes the role of president. Severson, co-chair of the Beat the Odds committee, is the founder of TLS Companies. Paul Richardson, Vice-President of Development and Operations for ...read more
    Categories: Education
    Thursday, September 28, 2017
    Jeff Anderson, CM, AICA, owner of Anderson Memorials, Rochester, Minnesota was the top winner of the design competition at the American Institute of Commemorative Art (AICA) conference in Banff, Alberta, Canada recently. The American Institute of Commemorative Art (AICA) was founded in 1951 by a group of dedicated memorialists and is devoted to the highest standards of commemorative memorial ...read more
    Categories: Press Release
    Thursday, September 28, 2017
    Rochester for Justice along with The Diversity Council presents Youth Empowerment Day with Ajani (AJ) Carr. The purpose of “Youth Empowerment Day” is to empower the youth by sharing experiences in the importance of recognizing their self-worth. This is a forum where the youth can openly address the many issues that affect their communities every day, and suggest possible ways they can make a ...read more
    Categories: Education, Human Interest
    Tuesday, September 26, 2017
    RCTC Receives Innovative Partnering and Collaboration Award  (Rochester, MN) Rochester Community and Technical College is proud to announce that its First Year Learning Experience 1000 (FYEX) Program, in partnership with the Rochester Alternative Learning Center, has been selected to receive a 2016-2017 Minnesota State colleges and universities Academic and Student Affairs award for Innovative ...read more
    Categories: Education
    Tuesday, September 26, 2017
    Hawkins Ash CPAs will host a free QuickBooks training in Rochester, MN, on Wednesday, Nov. 1. This training will assist bookkeepers and business owners in taking full advantage of the benefits QuickBooks offers. Topics covered during the training include the following:   Basics of getting around in the QuickBooksWriting checksAccounts payableAccounts receivableReporting   The last hour of the ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education
    Wednesday, September 20, 2017
    Pace International Breaking Ground on $1.95 Million Facility Expansion New Warehouse and Office Space Will Mean More Jobs in Rochester Over the Next 3 Years Rochester, MN – September 19, 2017: Telecommunications solutions and services distributor, Pace International, announced they will be adding 9,000 square feet of office space and an additional 9,000 square feet of warehouse space to ...read more
    Categories: Economic, Community, Press Release, Chamber, General News Article
    Wednesday, September 20, 2017
    Knutson Construction Announces Multiple Promotions and New HireRochester, Minnesota September 11, 2017 — Knutson Construction, a local full service construction firm, announces the promotion of two key leaders  Derek O’Connor has been promoted to Project Executive. With the firm since 1996 and the first office employee in Knutson’s Rochester division, O’Connor has played an instrumental role on ...read more
    Categories: General News Article, Press Release, Human Interest, Community
    Wednesday, August 16, 2017
    NEWS RELEASE Eagle Bluff Environmental Learning Center Founding Executive Director to Retire Joe Deden, Executive Director for Eagle Bluff ELC, announced plans to retire in May of 2018. The Eagle Bluff Board of Directors has created a search committee and is conducting a national search to name a successor. A formal job posting will be sent out this fall with plans to have a new executive ...read more
    Categories: Community, General News Article, Press Release, Chamber, Education, Human Interest
    Monday, June 19, 2017
    Rochester, Minnesota —Effective June 26, 2017, CliftonLarsonAllen’s (CLA) Rochester, Minnesota office will relocate to 2689 Commerce Dr. NW, Suite 201, Rochester, Minnesota 55902. Phone and fax numbers will remain the same: phone 507-280-2300, fax 507-280-2339.At 7,900 square feet, the new office space more than doubles the size of Rochester’s current office location. It features an open floor ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Press Release, Community, General News Article
    Wednesday, January 25, 2017
    Smith Schafer strives to show appreciation and dedication year-round to their clients. When it comes to client relationships, their belief has always been, shop with clients who do business with us. To honor this motto, Smith Schafer created the Client Loyalty Program. The purpose of the program is to actively encourage staff to purchase goods and services from clients and to reward them for ...read more
    Categories: Press Release, Community, Chamber
    Wednesday, July 06, 2016
    Loffler Companies is pleased to announce A+ Imaging Systems of La Crosse, WI and Rochester, MN now part of Loffler CompaniesPosted on 07/6/2016 A+ Imaging Systems clients to benefit from Loffler’s wide range of business technologies and services, specialized training, award-winning service and support, and customer-first focus. A+ Plus Imaging team joins Loffler to continue to bring first-class ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Community, Education, Fun Facts, General News Article, Human Interest, Press Release
    Monday, June 27, 2016
    Loffler Companies named a 2016 Best Place to Work by Minneapolis St Paul Business JournalPosted on 06/27/2016 Best Place to Work recognition recognizes Loffler employees are happy working to provide top business technology and services to clients throughout growth and market expansion Loffler Companies, the Upper Midwest’s largest privately owned business technology and services provider, has ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Community, Education, Fun Facts, General News Article, Human Interest, Press Release